Period
to 18 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineer
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 142 151
Rank change year-on-year +10 +9 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 29 29 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.12% 0.98% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 1.01% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 25
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -12.50% -12.57%
10th Percentile £29,800 £31,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,500 £52,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 2,497 2,867 2,851
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.75% 96.86% 97.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2,161 2,401 2,326
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Oxfordshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Oxfordshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Oxfordshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -13 10 £47,500 +2.70% 4
Bicester +5 6 £34,000 +1.49%
Abingdon +18 4 £48,750 -7.14% 1
Thame -6 1 £22,500 -35.71%
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 17 (58.62%) VMware
3 14 (48.28%) Windows Server
4 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
5 12 (41.38%) DHCP
5 12 (41.38%) DNS
6 10 (34.48%) Linux
7 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
7 9 (31.03%) Office 365
8 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (27.59%) ITIL
8 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
9 6 (20.69%) Citrix
9 6 (20.69%) Configuration Management
9 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
9 6 (20.69%) VPN
9 6 (20.69%) Python
9 6 (20.69%) Ruby
9 6 (20.69%) Degree
9 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
9 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
9 6 (20.69%) XenApp
9 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
10 5 (17.24%) Puppet
10 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (17.24%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) Office 365
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (10.34%) Cloudflare
4 3 (10.34%) OpenShift
4 3 (10.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) DHCP
1 12 (41.38%) DNS
2 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
2 6 (20.69%) VPN
3 5 (17.24%) Internet
3 5 (17.24%) IPv6
4 3 (10.34%) Network Security
5 2 (6.90%) Firewall
5 2 (6.90%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) JIRA
General
1 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) PostGIS
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.34%) Replication
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Windows Server
3 10 (34.48%) Linux
4 4 (13.79%) Unix
5 2 (6.90%) Solaris
6 1 (3.45%) CentOS
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (27.59%) ITIL
3 6 (20.69%) Configuration Management
4 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (17.24%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 4 (13.79%) Network Virtualisation
6 3 (10.34%) Analytics
6 3 (10.34%) Data Analytics
6 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (10.34%) Migration
6 3 (10.34%) Problem Management
6 3 (10.34%) Security Auditing
6 3 (10.34%) Security Patching
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.90%) DevOps
7 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.90%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
1 6 (20.69%) Python
1 6 (20.69%) Ruby
2 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.34%) Perl
3 3 (10.34%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.69%) Degree
3 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (10.34%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
3 6 (20.69%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Puppet
2 3 (10.34%) Kubernetes
2 3 (10.34%) Nessus
2 3 (10.34%) SCCM
2 3 (10.34%) SCOM
3 2 (6.90%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) VMware
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.69%) Citrix
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco
5 3 (10.34%) CommVault
5 3 (10.34%) Freshdesk
5 3 (10.34%) New Relic
5 3 (10.34%) Okta
5 3 (10.34%) PagerDuty
5 3 (10.34%) SolarWinds
6 2 (6.90%) Sophos
6 2 (6.90%) Veeam